Skip to main content

Bill of sale of the 'Wild Wave', 1858-1859

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS JM/F4/39

Scope and Contents

The bill of sale of the British ship 'Wild Wave' from Frederick Charles Maitland and John Dick Crum Ewing, merchants of London, to Alexander Perceval, merchant of Hong Kong, dated London, 8 June 1859, with a power of attorney granted by Maitland and Ewing to Jardine, Matheson & Co. to sell the vessel, dated London, 9 September 1858, and the certificate of the surveyor of the ship, dated Victoria, Hong Kong, 23 September 1859.


  • Creation: 1858-1859


Conditions Governing Access

From the Fonds:

Access to the collection is subject to special conditions and is at the discretion of Matheson and Co. Ltd, part of the Jardine Matheson Group. A statement of the conditions and an application form are available in the Manuscripts Reading Room. Printed copies of the form are available by post (please contact the University Library). An electronic version can also be found at

Records described in the catalogue as being in a bad condition are in a fragile state that precludes them being made available to readers.

Access is generally available to documents dated up to 1969. Access to some earlier records may be restricted under the terms of the Data Protection Act, 1998.


3 item(s) (3 items)

Language of Materials


Repository Details

Part of the Cambridge University Library Repository

Cambridge University Library
West Road
Cambridge CB3 9DR United Kingdom